CCNA or Cisco Certified Network Associate is an associate level Cisco certification that lays the foundation of networking skills. It establishes a professional’s stature in the world of networking, and validates that the professional is capable of working for the upkeep of enterprise level networks. The core CCNA certification is CCNA (Routing & Switching), however, Cisco offers other specializations as well including CCNA Wireless, CCNA Voice and CCNA Security for those who wish to gain expertise in specific skills.
- After getting CCNA certified, candidates can expect a pay hike of anywhere between 20%-100%
- Annual income of CCNA certified professionals is close to $90,000 (According to a U.S. report)